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Fleeing Vehicle/ Carjacking

PUBLISHED:Tue March 31, 2020

Fleeing Vehicle/ Carjacking

Osceola County (March 31, 2020) On March 29, 2020, at approximately 7:45 PM, detectives from the Tourism Policing Unit were
conducting an investigation for a wanted subject, Jordan Bailey. They observed Bailey in the area of 2635 Liberty Boulevard in
Kissimmee and Bailey and a Hispanic male later identified as, Axcel, Yariel-Ortiz, fled the area in a red Nissan Altima. It was later
determined the Nissan was reported stolen out of Polk County.

The Aviation Unit followed the vehicle and observed the vehicle crash at the intersection of North Orange Blossom Trail and Town
Center Boulevard. Bailey exited the stolen Nissan leaving Yariel-Ortiz behind. Bailey carjacked a vehicle that had stopped to render
aid at the accident scene. Yariel-Ortiz was quickly apprehended, while the Aviation Unit continued to follow Bailey.
Bailey was later arrested after the vehicle he was driving was successfully spiked by patrol deputies while he fled southbound on the
turnpike. Bailey was charged with Armed Carjacking, Grand Theft Auto, Violation of Quarantine, Driving with a suspended license,
and Resisting Arrest. Yariel-Ortiz was charged with Grant Theft Auto, Violation of quarantine and Resisting Arrest and Accessory
after the fact. Both were transported to the Osceola County Jail with zero bond.

We are commited to the safety of our community, anyone with suspicious or criminal information please contact the Osceola County
Sheriff’s Office at (407) 348-2222 or Crimeline at 1-800-423-8477, where information leading to a felony arrest may be eligible for a
reward of up to $1,000 dollars.